WorldCat Identities

King, Henry 1886-1982

Overview
Works: 327 works in 1,489 publications in 6 languages and 17,013 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Musical films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Ballet films  Action and adventure films  War films  Religious films  Romance films  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Actor, Commentator, Author, Producer, Speaker, Restager , Performer, fmd, Film editor, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Other, Scenarist, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Henry King
Rodgers and Hammerstein's Carousel by Richard Rodgers( Visual )

93 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former carousel barker Billy Bigelow returns to Earth from heaven to help his high school daughter, previously unknown to him because he was killed before she was born
Twelve O'clock High by Henry King( Visual )

78 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The commander of a U.S. bomber unit in Britain during World War II begins to crack under the strain
Ernest Hemingway's The snows of Kilimanjaro by Robert Guédiguian( Visual )

213 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about a successful but disillusioned writer who is near death from a hunting wound in Africa and who reviews his amorous intrigues and his experiences as hunter and world traveler. Filmed in part in Africa, Paris, and on the Riviera
Franz Werfel's The song of Bernadette by Henry King( Visual )

58 editions published between 1943 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Until a miracle changes their minds, church and state officials persecute a simple, ingenuous peasant girl who claims to have seen a vision of the Virgin Mary
Love is a many-splendored thing by Henry King( Visual )

53 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A widowed Eurasian doctor and an American war correspondent stationed in Hong Kong begin an intensely passionate affair, but when the journalist is transferred to Korea where war has broken out, tragedy strikes
The sun also rises by Henry King( Visual )

25 editions published between 1957 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of Americans that have become friends because of the war, spend their time in Europe in 1922, still living as if every day was their last
Alexander's ragtime band( Visual )

15 editions published between 1938 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger and his friend Charlie audition at a saloon in San Francisco's Barbary Coast. The number "Alexander's ragtime band" proves to be a sensation. Charlie soon falls in love with Stella who is the singer of the band. When Roger returns from World War I, he meets Stella and learns she and Charlie have married
Black Swan by Darren Aronofsky( Visual )

25 editions published between 1942 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pirate Morgan is pardoned and made the new governor of Jamaica on one condition - he must stop his fellow pirates from doing their criminal actions
Tol'able David by Henry King( Visual )

34 editions published between 1921 and 2016 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A close-knit family in an idyllic West Virginia community is terrorized by three outlaw relatives
The gunfighter by Henry King( Visual )

35 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jimmy Ringo is a notorious killer and the deadliest shot in the Old West. Though his appetite for bloodletting has waned, Jimmy is forced to stay on the run by young guns determined to shoot him down. After killing an upstart in self-defense, he escapes the boy's vengeful brothers to the nearby town of Cayenna. There, he hopes to convince his estranged wife to resume their life together. With more young men gunning for him, Ringo's fate lies in the hands of the sheriff, his old bandit partner
David and Bathsheba by Henry King( Visual )

21 editions published between 1951 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how King David brought sorrow to his land when he fell in love with a married woman and arranged her husband's murder, which brings down the wrath of God. David must rediscover his faith in God to save those around him and himself
Jesse James by Henry King( Visual )

48 editions published between 1939 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legend of the most infamous bandit in the history of the West. Jesse James is the bold bandit whose name became synonymous with train hold-ups, daylight bank heists and every other daredevil crime associated with the lawless West of the 1800s
In old Chicago by Henry King( Visual )

21 editions published between 1937 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centers on the O'Leary family, whose eldest boys achieve notoriety and power in 19th century Chicago. After Dion helps Jack get elected mayor, they lock horns over Chicago's slums. The whole town takes sides and then old Chicago is wiped out by the fire of 1871
The bravados by Henry King( Visual )

31 editions published between 1958 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An expert tracker and gunman is anxious to see justice exacted upon four violent men whom he believes raped and murdered his wife
Captain from Castile( Visual )

11 editions published between 1947 and 2017 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forced to flee his home during the Spanish Inquisition, nobleman Pedro De Vargas escapes with a beautiful peasant girl and joins Cortez on his dangerous expedition to conquer Mexico
A Yank in the R.A.F.( Visual )

12 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A cocky American flier joins the RAF to be near the woman he loves, a London-based singer
O. Henry's full house( Visual )

3 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Steinbeck introduces dramatizations of five of O. Henry's short stories
Samuel Shellabarger's prince of foxes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cesare Borgia and his treacherous sister Lucrezia have plans to conquer central Italy. They sends Andrea Zoppo, an accomplished commoner and Lucrezia's lover on a mission to take over Citta del Monte, ruled by Count Marc Antonio Verano. But he meets Camilla, the young wife of the count, and things change
Wilson( Visual )

9 editions published between 1944 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wilson's career is traced from his tenure as Princeton University president and governor of New Jersey through his successful campaign and years at the White House
Stella Dallas by King Vidor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1925 and 2013 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Even after her marriage to well-bred Stephen Dallas ends, irrepressible Stella is determined to give their daughter the life she never had. When it comes down to her child's happiness versus her own, Stella's sacrifice is the epitome of bravery
 
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Franz Werfel's The song of Bernadette
Alternative Names
Henry King Amerikaans filmregisseur

Henry King director de cine estadounidense

Henry King director de cinema estadounidense

Henry King director de cinema estatunidenc

Henry King réalisateur américain

Henry King regista, attore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Henry King regizor de film american

Henry King reżyser amerykański

Henry King US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur

King, Henry

Генрі Кінг

Кинг, Генри

Хенри Кинг

הנרי קינג

הנרי קינג במאי קולנוע אמריקאי

هنري كينغ مخرج أفلام أمريكي

هنری کینگ (کارگردان) کارگردان آمریکایی

킹, 헨리 1886-1982

キング, ヘンリ-

ヘンリー・キング

亨利·金

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Ernest Hemingway's The snows of KilimanjaroFranz Werfel's The song of Bernadette